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A Christian And A Quiet War

Jackie Hill Perry, in explaining how it felt to face temptation as a newly redeemed woman, remembered some of the questions she asked herself: 

 

Is this what it feels like to be a Christian?Is it to have a quiet war inside of yourself at all times? (Gay Girl, Good God)” 

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We weren't created to be walking tombs.

The Making of a Walking, Breathing Mausoleum

Walk through an ancient cemetery and odds are that you will be enthralled with the grim beauty of the buildings around you. Old mausoleums are stately, if for no other reason than their weathered and whitewashed stonework. Yet, no matter how beautiful the tombs in a cemetery look on the outside, you know that to look inside would be a horrifying glimpse of decay and death. Continue reading “The Making of a Walking, Breathing Mausoleum”

I Will Rise: Words Inspired by Jesus, Piper, and Micah 7

Very, very rarely is it ever shared, but I write spoken word pieces frequently. Sometimes, words need to be penned, but they don’t fit a traditional piece or a song, and thus, must be written a different way. Continue reading “I Will Rise: Words Inspired by Jesus, Piper, and Micah 7”